The Program Training and Consultation Centre, in collaboration with the Public Health Ontario and the Ontario Tobacco Research Unit, is pleased to announce the launch of Evidence to Guide Action, a provincial knowledge exchange forum on March 10–11, 2011 in downtown Renaissance Toronto Downtown Hotel.
This two-day forum, designed to further profile the evidence outlined in the Smoke-Free Ontario – Scientific Advisory Committee (SFO-SAC) Report: Evidence to Guide Action: Comprehensive Tobacco Control in Ontario, will include:
more in-depth reviews of the evidence by experts
profiling of local and regional program and policy activities that align with the evidence
breakout sessions to discuss selected areas of evidence-informed interventions and relevant local applications
Target audience: TCAN Coordinators, Youth Development Specialists, Tobacco Control Coordinators/Managers (TCCs), Medical Officers of Health, Representatives from SFO Resource Centres and other provincial organizations, the Public Health Ontario, and the Ministry of Health Promotion and Sport. Up to two participants (including the TCC) from each health unit may attend.
Travel & Accommodation: A block of hotel rooms will be made available at the Renaissance Toronto Downtown Hotel. Please check back for a Client Code so you are provided with the government rate. Travel subsidy is also available for those who qualify. Click here to review the travel policy.